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PAIR OF US/CS 4.52 SPHERICAL SHELLS FROM GETTYSBURG GAR POST #9

PAIR OF US/CS 4.52 SPHERICAL SHELLS FROM GETTYSBURG GAR POST #9

This is a pair of 12lb spherical artillery shells that have been painted gold and marked as follows. The first shell has approx. 0.75 of an inch high lettering done in black paint with red highlights… (M25758). Learn More »

$1,295.00
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42LB ARMY GRAPE SHOT

42LB ARMY GRAPE SHOT

Solid iron ball approx. 3.00 inches across. Silver paint reads “42 PDR/ ARMY GRAPE.” There is also a diggers recovery code of “20-G / 3.153” on the opposite side. Area of recovery is… (595-1202). Learn More »

$45.00
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12 POUND SPHERICAL SHELL FRAGMENT FROM VIRGINIA

12 POUND SPHERICAL SHELL FRAGMENT FROM VIRGINIA

This fragment is almost half of a 12-lb spherical shell with half of the fuse hole present. Iron surface has been stabilized and coated with clear lacquer. Surface has light to moderate pitting… (595-1201). Learn More »

$25.00
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VERY FINE CONDITION CIVIL WAR US MODEL 1861 3 INCH ORDNANCE RIFLE

VERY FINE CONDITION CIVIL WAR US MODEL 1861 3 INCH ORDNANCE RIFLE

This artillery tube, next to the US 3 inch Parrott tube, was the most widely used rifle cannon during the American Civil War. Manufactured of wrought iron under John Griffen’s patent, of which The… (941-01). Learn More »

$50,000.00
Originally $57,500.00

U.S. 3” HOTCHKISS CASE SHOT

U.S. 3” HOTCHKISS CASE SHOT

This is an excavated specimen and this common size was for the 3” Ordnance rifle. This case shot shell was fired and retains its lead sabot and brass fuse adapter. The lead band shows nice evidence… (R22783). Learn More »

REFERENCE BOOK – ARTILLERY FUSES OF THE CIVIL WAR BY JONES

REFERENCE BOOK – ARTILLERY FUSES OF THE CIVIL WAR BY JONES

Heavily illustrated examination of the wide variety of fuses that accompanied the revolution in artillery during the American Civil War. Complete coverage of Federal and Confederate fuses along with… (516-399). Learn More »

US/CS HEAVY ARTILLERY SPONGE

US/CS HEAVY ARTILLERY SPONGE

This large sponge head meas. approx. 8.00 inches tall by 8.00 inches across the top. There are no markings. Exterior surface has light dirt but is in good condition.… (M25859). Learn More »

US ARTILLERY GREASE BUCKET

US ARTILLERY GREASE BUCKET

The bucket stands approx. 7.00 inches tall and is approx. 8.00 inches wide. The body retains a lot of the original paint though there is also much scattered surface dirt. There are no visible holes.… (998-643). Learn More »

U.S. 3.67” 20-POUND PARROTT SHELL RECOVERED FROM CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

U.S. 3.67” 20-POUND PARROTT SHELL RECOVERED FROM CULP’S HILL, GETTYSBURG – GEISELMAN COLLECTION

Here is a large, twenty-pound Federal 3.67” Parrott artillery projectile that was recovered from the Culp’s Hill area soon after the Battle of Gettysburg. This hefty Parrott shell specimen, most… (851-12). Learn More »

$975.00
Originally $1,250.00
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U.S. HEAVY ARTILLERY VENT PICK, MAKER MARKED

U.S. HEAVY ARTILLERY VENT PICK, MAKER MARKED

This iron vent pick is a tool used by Civil War artillerymen. It was inserted through the vent hole of the cannon in order to pierce the cartridge bag seated in the bore. This allowed the flame from… (980-23). Learn More »

US/CS ARTILLERY VENT PICK

US/CS ARTILLERY VENT PICK

This iron vent pick is a tool used by Civil War artillerymen. It was inserted through the vent hole of the cannon in order to pierce the cartridge bag seated in the bore. This allowed the flame from… (980-22). Learn More »

US/CS ARTILLERY VENT PICK

US/CS ARTILLERY VENT PICK

“T” shaped tool with wooden handle and 4.25 inch iron shaft with a pointed threaded tip.  [AD] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,… (286-389). Learn More »

WOODWORKING TOOL USED AS A U.S. ARTILLERY BORMANN FUSE PUNCH

WOODWORKING TOOL USED AS A U.S. ARTILLERY BORMANN FUSE PUNCH

Pointed flat iron blade approx. 3.50 inches long with a brass top. These tools are also used for woodworking but many are found on Civil War sites and were used to punch the Bormann time fuse. Overall… (980-33). Learn More »

PACK OF FRANKFORD ARSENAL 10 SECOND FUSES

PACK OF FRANKFORD ARSENAL 10 SECOND FUSES

This pack of 10 second artillery fuses originates from the Frankford Arsenal and was produced in 1864. The pack is constructed of a drilled wood block covered with a paper label. This paper covering… (984-28). Learn More »

BORMANN FUSE PUNCH / WOODWORKING TOOL

BORMANN FUSE PUNCH / WOODWORKING TOOL

Pointed flat iron blade approx. 3.50 inches long with a brass top. These tools are also used for woodworking but many are found on Civil War sites and were used to punch the Bormann time fuse. Overall… (809-19). Learn More »

PATENT DOCUMENTS AND LETTERS REGARDING MANUFACTURE OF 3” ORDNANCE RIFLES

PATENT DOCUMENTS AND LETTERS REGARDING MANUFACTURE OF 3” ORDNANCE RIFLES

This lot consists of five letters written between John Griffen and Samuel Reeves; a legal agreement between Griffen, Reeves, and Emile Geyelin; Samuel Reeves’ copy of Letters Patent 37108 with… (274-204). Learn More »

$15,000.00
Originally $25,000.00

12-PDR. SPHERICAL BORMANN SHELL FROM FREDERICKSBURG

12-PDR. SPHERICAL BORMANN SHELL FROM FREDERICKSBURG

This is an early recovery from Fredericksburg, VA.  Iron cannonball complete with Bormann fuse.  Iron is in excellent condition with smooth surface and dark brown color. Some scattered light… (809-13). Learn More »

EARLY BATTLEFIELD PICKUP U.S. 3-INCH SCHENKL SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

EARLY BATTLEFIELD PICKUP U.S. 3-INCH SCHENKL SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

A nice clean, early battlefield pickup 3” Schenkl artillery shell in wonderful condition.  Iron body is smooth and clean with no active rust. Percussion fuse has a dark patina with about ¼ of the… (809-14). Learn More »

$1,250.00
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U.S. NAVY FRICTION PRIMER POUCH

U.S. NAVY FRICTION PRIMER POUCH

Small leather box to hold friction primers and carried on the belt. The box is relatively square in shape to accommodate the shape of the friction primer packs. Single wide belt loop is sewn, latch… (853-167). Learn More »

$250.00
Originally $300.00

U.S. NAVY FRICTION PRIMER POUCH WITH RARE “U.S.N.” MARKING

U.S. NAVY FRICTION PRIMER POUCH WITH RARE “U.S.N.” MARKING

Small leather box to hold friction primers and carried on the belt(past terminology designated this type box as a Navy fuse box). The box is relatively square in shape to accommodate the shape of the… (853-166). Learn More »

$350.00
Originally $500.00


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CIRCA 1852 VIRGINIA MILITARY INSTITUTE SOCIETE DE CADETS CERTIFICATE FOR WILLIAM OVERALL YAGER

William Overall Yager: Virginia Military Institute, Société de Cadets Certificate, circa 1852, one page vellum with ink notations on the verso, 15¾" x 19½", partially printed on vellum, in French. The certificate, or diploma, confers W. O. Yager… (846-104). Learn More »

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